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Historical dictionary of the Old South

Author: William L Richter
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2006.
Series: Historical dictionaries of U.S. historical eras, no. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Historical Dictionary of the Old South presents numerous entries on prominent individuals, including Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Jackson, Henry Clay, John C. Calhoun, Robert E. Lee, and Abraham Lincoln. William Richter also explores economic, social, and religious backgrounds and how they trace the seemingly inevitable path to secession, war, and defeat. This reference also includes an introductory essay, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Dictionaries
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William L Richter
ISBN: 0810850745 9780810850743
OCLC Number: 60824189
Description: xxii, 507 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The dictionary --
Selected bibliography --
Appendixes: --
A. United States Governments during the Antebellum Era, 1790-1861 --
B. United States and Confederate Governments during the Civil War, 1861-1865 --
C. Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union, 1781 --
D. Constitution of the Confederate States of America, 1861 --
E. Constitution of the United States of America as of 1860.
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of U.S. historical eras, no. 4.
Responsibility: William L. Richter.
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An encyclopedia of the pre-Civil War South, emphasizing how the section influenced the colonial and national history of the United States. The dictionary section treats important persons,  Read more...

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An excellent addition to academic and public libraries' history and political science collections. American Reference Books Annual (ARBA) 20070801 Recommended. CHOICE Historical Dictionary of the Old Read more...

 
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